Convenor: Fr. Jerome D’silva
Co-convenor: Ms. Magdalene D ’Souza
St. Xavier’s College-Parish Linkage Cell organized a one-day programme for Altar Boys on 3rd November 2014, at the college. The programme was conducted to give an opportunity to Altar Boys to experience Jesus, discover the beauty of life and learn from one and other.
The day was a blend of spiritual and cultural activities. The number of activities lined up for the day included a prayer service, icebreakers, action songs, games, short films, skits, short talks and spot prizes.
The programme was attended by Altar Boys from the neighbouring parishes which included Bastora, Nachinola, Cunchelim, Duler, Mapusa, Siolim and Moira. A total of 75 boys participated in the programme.
The convenor of St. Xavier’s Parish Linkage Cell conducted a session on “Parenting” for the Parishes of Saligao, Nerul and Calangute. The session was attended by a large number of parents. The convenor was invited to conduct formative sessions for the elected members of the Parish Pastoral Council. Some of the Parishes included Siolim, Mapusa, Cunchelim, Guirim and Duler. The convenor was also invited to conduct a session for the children of St. Jerome’s Church, Mapusa.